- 1 Can u have Takis with braces?
- 2 Can you eat spicy food with braces?
- 3 What happens if you eat hard food with braces?
- 4 What can u not drink with braces?
- 5 Can I eat fries with braces?
- 6 Can I eat rice with braces?
- 7 Can I eat pizza with braces?
- 8 Is chewing ice bad for braces?
- 9 Is eating ice bad for braces?
- 10 Can you eat skinny pop with braces?
- 11 What can I drink with braces?
- 12 What junk food can I eat with braces?
Can u have Takis with braces?
Any type of hard and crunchy food is something you will want to avoid while wearing your braces. Chips like Fritos, Doritos, Tostitos, Cheetos, Takis, as well as pretzels and other hard breads are foods that can not only damage your wire, but also cause your brackets to break.
Can you eat spicy food with braces?
Plenty of foods are fine to eat with braces. However, some “safe” foods might not be ideal immediately after getting braces, since they can irritate your mouth, causing too much pressure and sensitivity. Foods to avoid right after getting braces include: spicy foods.
What happens if you eat hard food with braces?
Chewy foods like bagels and hard rolls as well as hard, crunchy foods like pizza crust, hard nuts and thick pretzels may bend wires and pop off brackets. Even healthy fruits and vegetables that require biting with the front teeth can damage braces.
What can u not drink with braces?
As sugar is a component to many drinks, beverages such as soda, natural fruit juice and carbonated drinks should not be consumed. Such drinks can damage tooth enamel and increase chances of tooth decay and erosion. Such drinks may also stain your brackets. Water and milk are the best beverages to consume.
Can I eat fries with braces?
Please don’t eat popcorn, nuts, and seeds either, as the pieces can get stuck in your appliances or break them. You can still eat things like ice cream, brownies, cookies, cake, French fries, burger, hot dogs, and pizza (just avoid the crust), no problem.
Can I eat rice with braces?
Foods you CAN eat with braces: Dairy — soft cheese, pudding, milk-based drinks. Breads — soft tortillas, pancakes, muffins without nuts. Grains — pasta, soft cooked rice.
Can I eat pizza with braces?
You can still eat pizza when you have braces, but it all comes down to the type of pizza. The best way to go is soft-crust pizza. Tougher crusts or thin crusts can damage your braces and get stuck between the wires, brackets and your teeth. You could even have fun making your own pizza to suit your orthodontics.
Is chewing ice bad for braces?
Chewing ice will destroy your braces. Sticky food or candy of any kind (taffy, caramels, Tootsie Rolls, Gummy Bears, Now and Laters) damage appliances by bending wires and pulling cement loose. Foods high in sugar content (cake, cookies, ice cream) should be avoided whenever possible.
Is eating ice bad for braces?
Tooth enamel can even be worn away by ice chewing. The bottom line is: it will damage your teeth and oral health over time. And, it can delay dental or orthodontic treatment in order to resolve damage!
Can you eat skinny pop with braces?
You have probably been told that you cannot eat popcorn with braces. It’s true, regular popcorn kernels are hard and can damage the braces or even get stuck under the gums and cause an infection. However, hulless popcorn is made from a smaller kernel which is more tender and safer for braces and teeth.
What can I drink with braces?
Drinks – When you are thirsty, plain milk or water (non-fizzy) are good and safe choices. Limit fruit juices to mealtimes only. During the treatment period avoid sodas and other fizzy drinks as it can damage the teeth.
What junk food can I eat with braces?
- Chocolates like M&Ms, Hershey bars, Kit Kats, and Reese’s Pieces.
- Soft, fresh-baked cookies.
- Ice cream or frozen yogurt.
- Soft pretzels, potato chips, cheese puffs.